Keynote Speaker: Dr. Temple Grandin
Temple Grandin, PhD, internationally recognized autistic self-advocate, author, speaker, and leader in promoting work and social skills, and self-advocacy among individuals living with autism spectrum disorder.
The 2016 Autism Conference will feature experts presenting strategies and tools for improving the delivery of support services to individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The conference will provide opportunities for individuals with ASD and Asperger's to hone social skills and will serve as a catalyst for establishing networks between conference participants. In-depth, 3 and 6 hour workshops will target parents, caregivers, educators, emergency response personnel, and teens and young adults with ASD and Asperger's. Continuing education credits will be available.